Ministry Pledges Legal Protection For Domestic Workers

The Ministry of Labor, Immigration and Population has pledged to provide legal protections for Myanmar housemaids working abroad without proper documentation, the minister said on Thursday. Responding to a parliamentary question on such protections raised by Lower House lawmaker U Min Thein of Magwe Division’s Taungdwingyi Township, Minister U Thein Swe acknowledged that traffickers and […]

Myanmar and Cambodia to Trade Labor Arbitration Experiences

PHNOM PENH (Khmer Times) – Cambodia’s Arbitration Council will share its experiences in settling labor disputes at a series of workshops in Myanmar, a nation with a growing garment industry. The meetings will take place in the capital as well as Yangon, the country’s largest city, according to a press release from the Labor Ministry. […]